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Cheap Flights from San Francisco to Auckland, NZ, New Zealand - SFO to AKL Last modified: Aug 29, 2016 1:52 AM

Popular flights from San Francisco to Auckland Last modified: Aug 29, 2016 1:52 AM

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China Southern
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Tue 9/27
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Tue 10/4
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China Southern
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Thu 10/27
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Thu 11/10
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China Southern
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Tue 11/8
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Sun 11/13
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China Southern
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Thu 11/24
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China Southern
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Thu 12/1
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Mon 12/12
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Fiji Airways
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Tue 9/20
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Tue 10/4
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Fiji Airways
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Mon 9/26
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Tue 10/4
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Fiji Airways
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Tue 9/27
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Wed 10/5
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Fiji Airways
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Tue 9/27
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Sat 10/8
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Fiji Airways
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Wed 10/12
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Tue 10/25
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Hawaiian
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Thu 10/27
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Thu 11/10
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Hawaiian
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Thu 12/1
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Thu 12/8
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Hawaiian
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Thu 12/1
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Thu 12/8
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China Eastern
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Wed 9/14
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Thu 9/29
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American
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Fri 10/28
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Sun 11/6
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Qantas
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Mon 9/12
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Qantas
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Qantas
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Fri 11/11
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Air Canada
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Air Canada
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Air Canada
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Air Canada
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Air Canada
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Virgin Australia
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Mon 11/21
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$1,059
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Virgin Australia
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Thu 11/10
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Thu 11/24
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Air New Zealand
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Sat 9/10
nonstop
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Tue 9/27
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$1,087
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Air New Zealand
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Thu 10/27
nonstop
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Thu 11/10
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Air New Zealand
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Fri 10/28
nonstop
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Sun 11/6
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United
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Thu 9/1
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Tue 9/13
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United
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United
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Philippine
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$1,098
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Philippine
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Tue 11/15
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Philippine
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Tue 11/29
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Tue 12/6
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Air China
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Fri 11/11
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Mon 11/28
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Air China
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Air China
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Mon 12/12
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Air Tahiti Nui
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Fri 11/25
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Thu 12/1
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$1,369
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China Airlines
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Tue 11/8
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Sun 11/13
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$1,422
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China Airlines
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Wed 11/16
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Mon 12/5
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$1,422
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Emirates
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Sun 11/13
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Sun 11/27
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$1,599
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Singapore
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Mon 12/12
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$1,666
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Singapore
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Tue 12/6
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Cathay
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Fri 11/18
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Cathay
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Fri 12/9
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Mon 12/19
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All Nippon
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Thu 10/20
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Tue 11/8
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All Nippon
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All Nippon
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Mon 11/21
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Korean
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Sat 10/22
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Korean
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Mon 11/21
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Malaysia
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Fri 10/14
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Fri 10/28
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British Airways
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Fri 10/28
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Sun 11/6
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$3,529
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British Airways
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Tue 11/15
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$3,529
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British Airways
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Sat 11/5
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Sun 11/13
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British Airways
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Sat 11/26
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British Airways
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Sat 11/12
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Sun 11/27
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Lufthansa
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Fri 10/21
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Mon 10/31
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How Much Does it Cost to Fly from San Francisco to Auckland (SFO to AKL)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from San Francisco to Auckland, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $893.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from San Francisco to Auckland (SFO to AKL)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from San Francisco to Auckland based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have discovered that the best days to book flights are Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays. Read our article to find more information about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should you book flights from San Francisco to Auckland

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance a flight from San Francisco to Auckland should be booked.

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $1,096 $1,038
7-14 days $1,087 $999
14-21 days $1,096 $1,046
21-30 days $1,087 $878
30-60 days $1,087 $878
60-90 days $1,087 $878
90+ days $1,087 $985

Cheapest Day To Fly from San Francisco to Auckland

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding the cheapest days to fly from San Francisco to Auckland.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$913 $871 $878 $871 $920 $920 $878

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from San Francisco to Auckland

The chart below shows the lowest fare by month when flying from San Francisco to Auckland.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
August San Francisco Auckland Qantas 8/31/16 9/12/16 1 $1,056
September San Francisco Auckland China Southern 9/27/16 10/4/16 2 $871
October San Francisco Auckland China Southern 10/27/16 11/10/16 2 $871
November San Francisco Auckland China Southern 11/8/16 11/13/16 2 $871
December San Francisco Auckland China Southern 12/1/16 12/12/16 2 $871
January San Francisco Auckland Fiji Airways 1/23/17 2/6/17 2 $913
February San Francisco Auckland Fiji Airways 2/1/17 2/8/17 2 $913
March San Francisco Auckland China Southern 3/23/17 4/3/17 2 $885

Cheapest Weekend Non-Stop Flights for the Next 30 Days from San Francisco to Auckland

If you're ready to take a trip in the next 30 days and want to fly on the weekend, you might be wondering which weekend is the cheapest to fly. The chart below shows up-to-date data regarding weekend flight prices from San Francisco to Auckland.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
$1,722
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
$1,722 $1,642
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
$1,642
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
$1,982
25 26 27 28 29 30 1
$1,982 $2,312
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$2,312

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from San Francisco to Auckland (SFO to AKL)

Your San Francisco to Auckland flight can be significantly cheaper by choosing a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from San Francisco to Auckland is $1,455.

The average price for non-stop flights from San Francisco to Auckland is $1,091.

The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from San Francisco to Auckland.

Nonstop Flight Details from San Francisco to Auckland
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Air New Zealand 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 20:45 20:45
United 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 22:45 22:45

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from San Francisco to Auckland (SFO to AKL)

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from San Francisco to Auckland. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from San Francisco to Auckland is $1,702.

The average price for round trip flights from San Francisco to Auckland is $1,454.

San Francisco to Auckland Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: How long is a direct flight from San Francisco to Auckland?
Answer: The average San Francisco to Auckland flight time is 12 hours and 56 minutes.
Question: How many miles are there between San Francisco and Auckland?
Answer: The distance from San Francisco to Auckland is 6526 miles.
Question: How common are direct flights from San Francisco to Auckland?
Answer: There are 10 direct flights from San Francisco to Auckland.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from San Francisco to Auckland?
Answer: Air New Zealand provides 70% of the non-stop flights between San Francisco and Auckland.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from San Francisco to Auckland?
Answer: Dubai, AE

Airlines Flying from San Francisco to Auckland (SFO to AKL) Number of flights searched: 422Last modified: Aug 29, 2016 1:52 AM

Below are the different airlines that fly from San Francisco to Auckland with the average price of their plane tickets. Just remember that different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary of the next 30 days for flights from San Francisco to Auckland.

San Francisco to Auckland
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American LAX X X X X X X X
American PHX / LAX X X X X X X X
Air China PEK X X X X
Cathay HKG X X X X X X X
China Southern CAN X X X X
China Southern WUH / CAN X X X
Emirates DXB X X X X X X X
Emirates DXB / MEL X X X X X X X
Hawaiian HNL X X X
Hawaiian OGG / HNL X X X
Korean ICN X X X X
China Eastern PVG X X X X X X X
China Eastern TAO / PVG X X
Air New Zealand - X X X X X X X
Qantas SYD X X X X X X
Singapore HKG / SIN X X X X X X X
United - X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in San Francisco and Auckland, so you can feel comfortable knowing how to get around whether you are about to take off or you just landed.

Cheap Domestic Flights from San Francisco - SFO

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
San Francisco to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $311
San Francisco to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Delta, United, Virgin America $129
San Francisco to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, United, Virgin America $164
San Francisco to Atlanta American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United $217
San Francisco to Las Vegas American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, United, Virgin America $77

Cheap International Flights from San Francisco - SFO

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
San Francisco to Hamilton Air New Zealand Check Dates
San Francisco to Sydney American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, British Airways, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Etihad, Fiji Airways, Hawaiian, JAL, Korean, Lufthansa, Malaysia, China Eastern, All Nippon, Air New Zealand, Asiana, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Turkish, Air Tahiti Nui, United, Virgin Australia, Vietnam $654
San Francisco to Wellington American, Air Canada, British Airways, Delta, Fiji Airways, China Eastern, All Nippon, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Singapore, United, Virgin Australia $1,042
San Francisco to Whangarei Air New Zealand, Singapore Check Dates
San Francisco to Tauranga Air New Zealand $1,266
San Francisco to Rotorua Air China, Air New Zealand, Singapore $1,266
San Francisco to Tokyo American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Air India, AeroMexico, Finnair, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, Hawaiian, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, China Eastern, All Nippon, Air New Zealand, Austrian, Asiana, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Turkish, United, Srilankan, Vietnam, Virgin Atlantic $601
San Francisco to Christchurch American, Air Canada, British Airways, China Airlines, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Fiji Airways, Lufthansa, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Asiana, Qantas, Singapore, United, Virgin Australia $1,038
San Francisco to London Jet Airways, American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Air India, AeroMexico, Royal Air Maroc, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Etihad, Icelandair, Iberia, Latam Airlines Brasil, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Swiss, China Eastern, All Nippon, Austrian, Asiana, Philippine, Qantas, South African, SAS, Brussels, Singapore, Turkish, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Vietnam, Virgin Atlantic, WestJet, WOW air $600
San Francisco to Kerikeri Air New Zealand Check Dates
San Francisco to Bangkok American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Air India, Finnair, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, Hawaiian, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Malaysia, China Eastern, All Nippon, Austrian, Asiana, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, Royal Jordanian, Brussels, Singapore, Thai, Turkish, United, Srilankan, Vietnam $447
San Francisco to Melbourne American, Air Berlin, British Airways, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, Fiji Airways, JAL, Malaysia, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Turkish, Air Tahiti Nui, United, Virgin Australia, Vietnam $911
San Francisco to New Plymouth Air China, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Singapore $1,286
San Francisco to Paris American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Air India, AeroMexico, Royal Air Maroc, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Etihad, Icelandair, Iberia, Latam Airlines Brasil, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Swiss, China Eastern, All Nippon, Austrian, Asiana, XL Airways, SAS, Brussels, Turkish, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Vietnam, Virgin Atlantic, WOW air $420
San Francisco to Napier - Hastings Air New Zealand, Qantas $1,286
San Francisco to Taupo Air China, Air New Zealand, Singapore, Virgin Australia $1,266
San Francisco to Hong Kong American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Air India, Finnair, JetBlue, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, Fiji Airways, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, China Eastern, All Nippon, Austrian, Asiana, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, Royal Jordanian, South African, Singapore, Thai, Turkish, United, Srilankan, Vietnam, Virgin Atlantic $488

Cheap International Flights to Auckland - AKL

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Sacramento to Auckland American, Air Canada, China Airlines, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Fiji Airways, Hawaiian, Korean, All Nippon, Qantas, United, Virgin Australia $999
San Jose to Auckland American, Air Canada, British Airways, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Fiji Airways, Hawaiian, Korean, Lufthansa, All Nippon, Qantas, Qatar, Air Tahiti Nui, United, Virgin Australia $991
Oakland to Auckland American, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Hawaiian, Korean, China Eastern, Qatar, Virgin Australia $991
Reno to Auckland American, Air Canada, Emirates, Fiji Airways, Latam Airlines Group, All Nippon, Qantas, Qatar, United $1,236
Fresno to Auckland American, Air Canada, Fiji Airways, Qantas, Air Tahiti Nui, United $1,256
Monterey to Auckland American, Air Canada, United Check Dates
Redding to Auckland United Check Dates
Santa Rosa to Auckland American, Qantas Check Dates
Cheap Flights from San Francisco to Auckland, NZ, New Zealand, from $871 Round trip from SFO to AKL